WARRANTY DEED

M.E. CHURCH AT BERTIG , ARKANSAS

MARCH 20 , 1906

 


I RAN ACROSS THIS WHILE DOING RESEARCH ON THE OLD CEMETERIES .

TINA EASLEY

tina@grnco.net


R.L. ALEXANDER , TRUSTEE

TO. ET AL

M.S. SPILLMAN , TRUSTEES

WARRANTY DEED

KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS ; THAT R.L. ALEXANDER , TRUSTEE FOR AND IN CONSIDERATION OF THE M.E. CHURCH , SOUTH , HOUSE AND LOTS AT BERTIG , ARKANSAS HEREBY CONVEYED TO ME (DEED TO SAID PROPERTY NOT RECORDED ) .

DO HEREBY GRANT , BARGAIN , SELL AND CONVEY UNTO M.J. SPILLMAN , J.W. COTHREN & LEE CRUNK , TRUSTEES AND THEIR SUCCESSORS IN OFFICE THE FOLLOWING LANDS IN THE COUNTY OF GREENE AND STATE OF ARKANSAS , TO-WIT- LOTS (21 & 22) IN BLOCK FOURTEEN IN TOWN OF BRIGHTON , ARKANSAS , IN TRUST THAT SAID PREMISES SHALL BE USES , KEPT , MAINTAINED AND DISPOSED OF AS A PLACE OF DIVINE WORSHIP FOR THE USE OF THE MINISTREY & MEMBERSHIP OF THE M.E. CHURCH , SOUTH SUBJECT TO THE DISCIPLINE , USAGE MINISTERIAL APPOINTMENTS OF SAID CHURCH AS FROM TIME O TIME AUTHORIZED AND DECLARED BY THE GENERAL CONFERENCE OF SAID CHURCH AND BY THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE WITHIN WHOSE SAID BOUNDS AND PREMISES ARE SITUATED .

AND I HEREBY COVENANT WITH THE SAID TRUSTEES THAT I WILL FOREVER WARRANT AND DEFEND THE TITLE TO SAID LANDS AGAINST ALL LAWFUL CLAIMS WHATEVER.

WITNESS OUR HANDS AND SEALS ON THIS 20TH DAY OF MARCH , 1906.

R.L. ALEXANDER , TRUSTEE